International Association of Athletics Federations

Interview: Athletics body must be rebuilt – former world champion

WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) – Athletics’ crisis-hit governing body needs to be completely restructured, but…

Digital marketing helps Adidas cut ties to sports bodies

BERLIN (Reuters) – If Adidas ends its funding of the athletics governing body, it would…

World champion Lovchev banned over doping test

MOSCOW (Reuters) – World champion Alexei Lovchev of Russia has been suspended for failing a…

Kenya in talks with athletics body about drug-testing lab

By Edwin Waita NAIROBI (Reuters) – Athletics Kenya (AK) has held talks with the International…

Bolt, Eaton, Taylor up for Athlete of the Year award

By Rob Hodgetts LONDON (Reuters) – Usain Bolt, Ashton Eaton and Christian Taylor are the…

Russia suspended after overwhelming IAAF vote

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Athletics’ governing body has voted overwhelmingly to suspend Russia…

Russia plays down athletics ban, says will be resolved in a few months

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s suspension from international athletics will be resolved in two to three…

Russia says ready to investigate doping allegations

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia is ready to carry out an investigation into doping allegations against…

Russia

Athletics: a poor relation even before doping scandal

By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) – Athletics was struggling to compete for funding with money-spinning…

Tallent demands gold medal after Russia report

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australian race walker Jared Tallent, an Olympic silver-medallist behind a drug cheat,…

Interpol says to coordinate global athletics corruption probe

PARIS (Reuters) – The global police body Interpol said on Monday that it would be…

IAAF chief Coe says long road to redemption

By Gene Cherry (Reuters) – The head of world athletics Sebastian Coe says he faces…

Alleged extortion to hide dopers abhorrent – IAAF President, Coe

LONDON (Reuters) – IAAF president Sebastian Coe called alleged bribery within athletics “abhorrent” on Saturday…

Russian federation distances itself from corruption probe

(Reuters) – Russia has nothing to fear from the latest scandal to rock world athletics,…